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UMass Boston to Dedicate $200,000 to Veterans Scholarships and Programs

Office of Communications | March 27, 2018

Interim Chancellor Barry Mills has announced $200,000 in new scholarships for veterans who attend the University of Massachusetts Boston.

Four UMass Boston Programs in U.S. News’s 2019 Edition of Best Graduate Schools

Office of Communications | March 20, 2018

U.S. News & World Report 's 2019 edition of Best Graduate Schools, released today, includes four UMass Boston graduate programs in the top 100. UMass Boston's part-time MBA program also made the 2019 edition, at No. 204.

University Health Services Offers Mindfulness Program for Students

Vanessa Chatterley | March 19, 2018

This is the second semester that University Health Services (UHS) is hosting the Koru Mindfulness program.

UMass Boston Women’s Track and Field Crowned NCAA Indoor National Champions

Office of Communications | March 10, 2018

Sophomore Wadeline Jonathas won four individual titles to lead the UMass Boston women's track and field team to a fifth national title at the 2018 Indoor National Championship in Birmingham, Alabama on Saturday.

Beacon Makes History: Larkin ‘18 Becomes First Hockey Player to Sign with NHL Team

Colleen Locke | March 06, 2018

Colin Larkin signed a one-year, entry-level contract with the Edmonton Oilers and an amateur tryout contract with the Oilers’s American Hockey League affiliate, the Bakersfield Condors, on Monday.

Professor Discusses Michigan Womyn’s Music Festival and Community Building

Vanessa Chatterley | March 05, 2018

Judith Casselberry, associate professor of Africana Studies at Bowdoin College, reflected on her involvement in helping to build and strengthen a lesbian, feminist, musical, and artistic community.

Record Number of Admitted Students, Families Visit Campus for Welcome Day

Enrollment Management | February 28, 2018

The University of Massachusetts Boston welcomed the Class of 2022 on Saturday, February 24, during the first of two Welcome Day events planned for the spring.

Women’s Basketball Wins First-Ever Little East Conference Title

Colleen Locke | February 26, 2018

The third time was the charm for the UMass Boston women’s basketball team, who beat UMass Dartmouth for the first time this season to take home their first-ever Little East Conference Tournament crown on Saturday. The team has an automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament.

Campus Kitchen at UMass Boston Raises Dough with Cookie Fundraiser

Vanessa Chatterley | February 21, 2018

The Campus Kitchen at UMass Boston (CKUMB) cooked up a tasty way to raise money.

UMass Boston Hockey and Basketball Teams Advance in Conference Playoffs

Colleen Locke | February 20, 2018

All of UMass Boston’s hockey and basketball teams have advanced in the postseason.